Curdle : Definition

Curdle

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Definitions of Curdle

Pronunciation : Cur"dle (kr"d'l)
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [From Curd.] [Sometimes written crudle and cruddle.]
Definition : 1. To change into curd; to coagulate; as, rennet causes milk to curdle. Thomson.

2. To thicken; to congeal. Then Mary could feel her heart's blood curdle cold. Southey.

i.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Cur"dle
Part of Speech : v.
Definition : 1. To change into curd; to cause to coagulate. "To curdle whites of eggs" Boyle.

2. To congeal or thicken. My chill blood is curdled in my veins. Dryden.

t. [imp. & p.p. Curdled (-d'ld); p.pr. & vb. n. Curdling (-dlng).]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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